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Table 1 Weighted analysis of demographic characteristics of migrants

From: Respondent-driven sampling on the Thailand-Cambodia border. II. Knowledge, perception, practice and treatment-seeking behaviour of migrants in malaria endemic zones

Variables Cambodian Myanmar
  M1*
n = 350
% (95% CI)
M2
** n = 475
% (95% CI)
M1
* n = 871
% (95% CI)
M2
** n = 19
% (95% CI)
Total 28.3% (25.5-33.3) 71.7% (66.7-74.5) 97.3% (95.8-98.6) 2.7% (1.4-4.2)
Age     
≤ 25 years 38.8% (31.6-46.5) 50.1% (45.7-54.6) 48.8% (45.4-53.1) 60.1% (39.4-90.1)
26 - 35 years 31.6% (25.4-38.1) 27.1% (23.2-31.1) 29.8% (26.0-32.8) 16.0% (0.0-35.4)
36 - 45 years 18.8% (14.2-24.5) 19.0% (15.4-22.9) 15.2% (13.2-17.9) 2.9% (0.0-5.3)
>45 years 10.8% (7.0-14.4) 3.8% (2.0-6.2) 6.2% (4.4-7.7) 21.0% (0.0-39.5)
Gender     
Male 51.5% (45.7-60.9) 64.6% (60.9-69.5) 56.5% (52.7-60.3) 38.1% (9.9-67.0)
Female 48.5% (39.1-54.3) 35.4% (30.5-39.1) 43.5% (39.7-47.3) 61.9% (33.1-90.2)
Marital Status     
Single 30.9% (22.5-37.4) 38.0% (33.1-42.2) 32.5% (28.6-36.3) 53.0% (27.7-83.4)
Married 61.7% (55.9-70.4) 58.1% (53.3-63.1) 65.8% (62.1-69.8) 45.7% (16.6-72.4)
Married, not living together 2.0% (0.4-4.0) 1.2% (0.3-2.7) 0.6% (0.3-0.9) ---
Divorced 1.0% (0.0-1.9) 1.2% (0.2-2.0) 0.4% (0.0-0.8) ---
Widowed 4.4% (2.1-6.7) 1.5% (0.5-2.8) 0.7% (0.3-1.2) ---
Education level     
No education 22.3% (17.7-27.5) 34.7% (30.3-39.5) 33.1% (29.4-36.8) 39.8% (12.3-62.5)
≤Primary School 58.1% (52.4-65.3) 52.2% (48.1-56.5) 62.5% (58.9-66.3) 60.2% (37.6-87.7)
>Primary School 19.6% (14.3-23.6) 20.5% (16.8-24.9) 4.3% (2.9-5.9) ---
Ethnic Group     
Karen --- --- 1.3% (0.3-2.5) ---
Mon --- --- 86.7% (83.6-89.7) 100%
Burmese --- --- 11.8% (.1-14.8) ---
Other --- --- 0.2 (0.0-0.5) ---
Languages spoken     
Thai 55.7% (48.9-63.0) 17.5% (14.1-20.4) 76.9% (74.2-80.0) 15.8% (4.0-36.3)
Khmer 99.6% (99.2-100) 99.7% (99.3-100) 0.3% (0.0-0.5) ---
Burmese --- --- 54.5% (51.0-58.5) 69.2% (42.1-93.1)
Mon --- --- 93.8% (81.6-95.9) 76.9% (49.2-100)
Karen --- --- 1.6% (0.6-3.0) ---
Languages read     
Thai 13.5% (9.4-17.9) 2.3% (0.9-3.9) 4.7% (3.1-6.2) ---
Khmer 75.9% (70.6-80.9) 64.0% (59.5-69.1) --- ---
Burmese --- --- 45.1% (41.3-49.4) 47.9% (24.6-81.0)
Mon --- --- 31.9% (28.2-35.6) 21.0% (7.6-43.5)
Karen --- --- 0.3% (0.0-0.8) ---
  1. * Has lived in Thailand for 6 or more months; ** Has lived in Thailand for less than 6 months